Atlanta vs New York Wrap - New York Wins 91-69
The battle between the Liberty and Dream didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Atlanta was handed a 91-69 defeat on Wednesday at Prudential Center.
New York was the ATS victor, as they covered the 4.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 161.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
New York got 20 points from Nicole Powell and another 14 points from Kia Vaughn. Cappie Pondexter contributed 5 assists, while Nicole Powell cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Atlanta got 17 points from Angel McCoughtry in a losing cause and another 15 points from Coco Miller. Shalee Lehning contributed 3 assists for the Dream, while Erika Desouza had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New York were victorious, as the score was 54-37 at the break.
Atlanta won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 40-35.
Next game, New York takes its act home to face Connecticut looking for another win. For Atlanta, they head home to face Chicago.